Rachael Banks (b. Louisville, KY) is an Assistant Professor of Photography at Northern Kentucky University, based in Newport, KY. She received an MFA in photography from Texas Woman's University (Denton, TX). 

Rachael's work focuses on family dynamics and personal experience. Her interests include social subcultures and the influence of place on one’s identity. Specifically, Rachael’s creative research examines community within the state of Kentucky and the Mid-South region. Rachael’s work addresses socioeconomic issues that are present in her home state and the impact they have on her familial relationships.

Rachael is an avid supporter of self-publishing, zines, and education (in all forms). Her work has been shown regionally, nationally, and internationally. 

Rachael is not on social media.
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